The Sill Food Fair

Event date:
1st June 2019
The Sill: National Landscape Discovery Centre

Join us for our weekend-long gourmet gala, complete with activities, events and music. Fresh Element will be on hand to provide delicious hot and cold options so even the pickiest of gourmands will be well catered for.

The very best regional produce will be here for you to sample. Meet with over 20 food and drink producers from across the region offering up a smorgasbord of tasty treats; from beer and bread, chocolates and candies, whisky, rum and much, much more.

Enjoy a delicious family picnic in The Sill garden and sample delicious BBQ and Charcuterie from Fresh Element. Take part in our Hepple Gin Cured Salmon and Organic Wine Tasting demonstrations. You can even try your hand at cocktail making.

There will be live music and family entertainment alongside some extra special events for you to enjoy. Sample our delicious food and drink pairings and meet the teams behind some remarkable drinks.

Join us on a foraging adventure in Walltown and learn from our Rangers about the important role that bumblebees play in pollinating wildflowers and food crops.

The Food Fair runs from 10am - 4pm.

Entry is free however car parking charges apply.

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Meet our vendors

The Canny Candy Gadgies

In an age of convenience and mass production, our Canny Candy Gadgie range consists of sweets that transport you back to bygone days, of childhood memories, a time when sweets were truly treats

North Chocolates

Their award-winning chocolate has been described as ‘more desirable than world peace’.

Northumbrian Bakehouse

From their bakehouse at Kirkharle, in the heart of the beautiful Northumbrian countryside, The Northumbrian Bakehouse makes the highest quality handmade products.

Laneberg Wines

Tyneside’s first Urban Winery, making carefully handcrafted quality wines from grapes grown in Europe

Earth & Fire Bakery

At their our wood-fired bakery at the National Trust Gibside estate in Rowlands Gill they combine mastery of wood-fired baking with knowledge of the best ingredients from the locality.

Northumberland Sausage Company

An exciting artisan sausage company based in Northumberland offering delicious, British pork shoulder sausages bursting with exciting flavour.

Proof of the Pudding

Award-winning range of traditional homemade puddings began in 2001.

Muckle Brewing

Muckle Brewing is a tiny Northumbrian brewery with big values and mighty flavours.

Cumberland Mustard

Creating regional speciality honey mustard in available in eight different varieties.

Marlish Water

Water sourced in the hills of Northumberland, slowly filtered through rock and mineral strata from 150 years.

Alnwick Rum

‘The Legendary’ Alnwick Rum is based on a unique old recipe first produced in Alnwick Brewery Co. over 90 years ago.

Flavour before Fire

Experts in quality chilli products including sauces, marinades, preserves & powders using some of the worlds hottest chillies

The Travelling Spoon

Offering a delicious range of brownies and blondies made using the finest and ethically sourced ingredients.